2017 Syllabus

On Club Run days, please be at the club rooms at 1:30pm.  Announcements will be at 1:45pm and packs will head out at 2pm


01                    Official Opening Day and Registrations for 2017 (C)

08                    Club Run (C) incorporating the 1km Kids Fun Run from the Hutt News Fun Run

15                     Novices & Presidents Races – meet at clubrooms – 1.30pm (H)(C)

22                     Shaw Baton Relays – Battle Hill Farm Park, Paekakariki (I)

29                    SPECIAL GENERAL MEETING & Club Run (C) also Wellington Mountain Running Champs


06                     University Relays – QEII Park, McKays Crossing entrance (I)

13                     Club Run (C)

20                     Vosseler Shield – Mt Victoria (P)(I)

27                     Club Run

28                     (SUNDAY) Masters Classic Relay – Trentham Memorial Park


03                     Club Run (C) Olympic visit to HVH

10                     Dorne Cup – Trentham Memorial Park (clubrooms closed) (H)(P)(I)

17                     Club Run (C)

24                     Sanders Gough Burns and Robbie Cups – (Hosted by Trentham United Harriers & Walkers Clubrooms in Trentham Memorial Park (I)


01                     North Island Cross Country Champs, Taupo/Club Run

08                     Club Run (C)

09                     (SUNDAY) Wellington Cross Country Champs, Grenada North Park (P)(I)

15                     Club Run (C)

16                     (SUNDAY) Masters 8km Road Race – Johnsonville

22                    Club Run (C)

29                    Craig and Murray Smith Rosebowl (H)(C)


05                     Club Run (C)  

07                     (SUNDAY) NZ Cross Country Champs (Auckland)

12                     Bays Relay – Island Bay to Evans Bay (I)

14                     (SUNDAY) Kids Cross Country – HVH Hosting at Sladden Park

19                     Wellington Road Champs, Wainuiomata (P)(I)

26                     Saunders Cup, Clubrooms (H)(P)(C)


02                     Club Run (C) – NZ Road Champs (Christchurch)

09                     Club Run (C) / Marton to Wanganui Road Relay (to be confirmed) 

16                     Club Run (C) 

23                     Club Run (C)

30                    Consolation Races (H) / NZ Road Relay Champs (Rotorua)


14                    Club Prize giving – (details to be confirmed)

15                    (SUNDAY) Wellington Masters: 10k Regional Road Champs



(H)       Hutt Valley Harrier club competition           (P)       Points race

(I)        Inter-club competition                                 (C)       Creche



  1. Hutt Valley Harriers Cross Country Champs will be held in conjunction with the Dorne Cup this year and the Road Champs will be held in conjunction with the Wellington Centre Road Champs and the club
  2. Due to the Wellington Centre changing the age for Senior Women and Masters Women, the following new age grades will apply this year:   Senior Women – 20 – 39 and Masters Women will be women between the ages of 40 – 49. The Masters Women 50 and 60 remain unchanged. NOTE: The Dorne Cup will run Masters Women from 35+
  3. The Wellington Cross Country Championships are being run on a Sunday again this year.